- Feb 8, 2007
- Land of Swine and Maple Syrup
Data on masks was always inconclusive. But how the heck would the damn thing survive hand washing?And now it's fighting back...
COVID-19 mutation may be evolving to bypass mask-wearing, hand-washing
Ugh, masks. Don't get me started. There is an ID doc at UCSF that talks about masks, basically unless you have a N95 or better, it's not going to stop it....BUT, what it probably does, is blunt the 'dose' of the innoculate so if you do get it the effects are less severe.
Masks May Do More Than We Think (w/Dr. Monica Gandhi)
More testimony to, what I believe, is a very understated mental health component to the virus response, particularly among young people:CDC: One quarter of young adults contemplated suicide during pandemic
Tell me something I didn't know. Humans are actually a social species. We want to be around our friends and interact with others. Lockdowns are bad for mental health, full stop.
More testimony to, what I believe, is a very understated mental health component to the virus response, particularly among young people:
The anecdotal examples are seemingly endless, which means at some point they're no longer anecdotal:On the mental health side, this is heartbreaking.